2017 Monster Cup - #24

Discussion in 'Sprint Cup Series Paint Schemes' started by bvc, Oct 11, 2016.

  1. bvc

    bvc Just Another Average Joe

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    Chase Elliott's NAPA scheme for next year:

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  2. MrDude68

    MrDude68 Don't give me that look

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    It's definitely an improvement. The only thing I really hate is the unnecessary yellow on the C post and (again) the A post.
     
  3. wslates

    wslates 93

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    Oh dear god, the A-pillar is no longer an accident.
     
  4. dalejr88rox

    dalejr88rox Video editor, Meme Police, and certified B.A.M.F.

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    I thought adding yellow would help, but the way it's added looks awful
     
  5. ShadowKnight508

    ShadowKnight508 SRD Cup Series Driver - #81 Ford Fusion

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    Full Scheme Layout (found on the iRacing forums):
    24 2017.jpg
     
  6. KahneRacing945

    KahneRacing945 YA LIKE JAZZ?!

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    I like this scheme, minus the A-Pillar.
     
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  7. Phoenix

    Phoenix Enter The Zone

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    Oh look... they put it on the c pillar.

    It's a nice scheme now, I like it.
     
  8. labontefanboy

    labontefanboy Well-Known Member

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    This year's scheme looked decent but NAPA cars need yellow, and this scheme adds it perfectly. Excellent improvement.
     
  9. RacerXero84

    RacerXero84 Grease Monkey

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    Completely theoretical... but this pillar stuff... it clearly doesn't quite fit the SS lines.

    Perhaps getting ready for a car in which the body lines match the design perhaps? I doubt we are getting a new Chevy next year, as the SS has one more to go, but one does wonder.
     
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  10. ahspencer01

    ahspencer01 World's Only Logano Fan

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    I really don't like it, I just don't think the base fits with the yellow... Also the a pillar is a massive fuck up, random yellow. Can we go back to the Truex NAPA schemes? Cause those were nice.
     
  11. jacobc62

    jacobc62 The OG NASCAR Tiger.

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    Or better yet, Waltrip's ;)

    Inb4 someone sarcastically quips back "And while we're at it, give Dale Jr a Nationwide version of his Bud scheme!"
     
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  12. oddball

    oddball Well-Known Member

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    No. No. No. Those were some of the worst schemes ever.
     
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  13. bvc

    bvc Just Another Average Joe

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    Clint Bowyer's 2013 NAPA scheme was the best I've ever seen. Perfect combination of yellow, blue and red.
     
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  14. nj9703

    nj9703 Well-Known Member

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    I liked this year's scheme 20x better.

    Truex's 2012 scheme was a work of art.
     
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  15. ShadowKnight508

    ShadowKnight508 SRD Cup Series Driver - #81 Ford Fusion

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  16. ahspencer01

    ahspencer01 World's Only Logano Fan

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    I also don't think the back needs to be yellow. That makes it a bit worse.
     
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  17. Dodgeman4345

    Dodgeman4345 Well-Known Member

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    Well I think it's an improvement. I am hoping that it will look better on the real car. At the rate they are going we may have to wait 10 years to see a really solid scheme. I just can't figure out what they are doing to the back. Are they trying to say Chase will be a rookie forever? Lol.
     
  18. Spike

    Spike Well-Known Member

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    If the C pillar Yellow is supposed to mimic a new car's rear window I'd guess Impala as the Mailbu's rear window goes down to a point.
     
  19. RacerXero84

    RacerXero84 Grease Monkey

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    My thinking too. the Impala has the logo right behind that window that is rounded, which would match the yellow almost perfectly.
     
  20. oddball

    oddball Well-Known Member

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    I'm just going to say you have bad taste in paint schemes. *lol*
     

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